Relief Care Worker, Garrabost, Carloway & Crowlista Care Units

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Ref no: CNS01074
Closes: Wednesday, 13th December 2017
Published: Thursday, 30th November 2017
Location: Garrabost Sheltered Housing, The Glebe, Garrabost, Isle of Lewis
Rate: £10.21 per hour
Hours: Variable
Contract Type: Casual/Relief
Position Type: Casual/Relief
Organisation: Comhairle nan Eilean Siar
Category: Social Services / Housing / Childcare
Sub-category: Adult Care

Job Description

Required to cover periods of sickness absence / annual leave.  The Unit provides care and support for service users, primarily older people, on a 24 hour basis. You will work enthusiastically, as a member of a team that promotes and supports Adults with Support needs to maximise their inclusion, independence and planned outcomes.


Experience of providing personal care and SVQ ll in Care (or equivalent) is essential.  In the absence of this you must have the ability to undertake and achieve this qualification 36 months after registration with the SSSC.  You will work as part of a team on a shift basis.

Hours on an as and when required basis.

Salary for the above post is inclusive of Distant Islands Allowance.

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